Apr. 22nd, 1982
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Cassidy Freeman (born April 22, 1982 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American actress and musician. She is best known for her role as Tess Mercer in The CW's action drama Smallville.
Freeman was born in Chicago, Illinois to prominent Chicago-area attorneys, who also own a cattle ranch in Montana. She is the youngest of three children with two brothers, voice actor Crispin Freeman and musician Clark Freeman.
Freeman graduated from The Latin School of Chicago and then Magna Cum Laude from Middlebury College in 2005 with degrees in Theater and Spanish.
Freeman stars in the thriller YellowBrickRoad which is written and directed by Andy Mitton and Jesse Holland. She has appeared in several television series, including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
As of 2008, Freeman is starring in the sci-fi drama Smallville as the acting CEO of LuthorCorp Tess Mercer.
On January 13, 2012, Freeman was confirmed to be in the television series The Vampire Diaries as Sage in the third season. Since 2012, Freeman has been cast as the daughter of Wyoming Sheriff Walt Longmire in the series Longmire.
Freeman, along with her brother, Clark Freeman, and Andy Mitton formed the band called "The Real D’Coy".
Freeman's hobbies include hiking, quilting, playing volleyball and waterpolo and singing in her family band "The Real D'Coy". She also has a 50-pound Swiss Mountain dog named Shasta.
Freeman is an active member of the "Heal the Bay" charity, which works toward cleaning up and protecting the west coast waters, and teaches and tutors underprivileged children in Santa Monica as a part of the "Virginia Avenue Project".
- Younger sister of actors 'Clark Freeman' (qv) and 'Crispin Freeman' (qv).
- Graduate of Middlebury College in Vermont, class of 2004.
- Sings and plays piano in the three-piece band, The Real D'Coy, with her brother, 'Clark Freeman' (qv), who plays the drums.